The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leatherhead region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 8 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing VB.NET 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 15.79% 17.50% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 30.43% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Average daily rate £388 £380 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £316 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +37.25%
Programming Languages Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 42.11% 57.50% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 25
Average daily rate £375 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £416 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
VB.NET
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VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Leatherhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

VB.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VB.NET across the Leatherhead region.

VB.NET Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

VB.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VB.NET across the Leatherhead region.

VB.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

VB.NET
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
3 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) C#
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (37.50%) MySQL
8 5 (31.25%) CMS
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (18.75%) XML
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (18.75%) Web Development
11 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Developer
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle